UX Engineer

UX Engineer

Synergis

San Francisco, CA

Contract

Title: UX Engineer II

Anticipated Duration: 6 Month Contract

Location: San Francisco, CA OR Remote

 

About the Project

The NBU team has a portfolio of multiple products at various stages of maturity, some conceptual and early stage, while others are publicly launched with large user bases. A core part of our philosophy of learning fast and exploring broadly is to be able to rapidly iterate and test ideas with our users.

 

UX Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Develop high fidelity interactive prototypes of end-to-end experiences, build and test inventive UI solutions
  • Collaborate closely with product, engineering, and UX design/research to help uncover product market fit, test viability of multiple solutions, improve usability and comprehension of our products for users in emerging markets
  • Work with design and research team to validate designs with users through prototyping
  • Work with Eng team to ensure fidelity of the final product is consistent with prototypes
  • Help establish prototyping best practices and frameworks within the UX team to enable rapid iterations and learnings

 

UX Engineer Required Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, HCI, Design, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3+ years of experience developing on Android or web frontend (HTML, CSS, JavaScript), with ability to build both production-ready and throw-away code.
  • Competency in prototyping frameworks such as Protopie and Figma, and knowledge of prototyping best practices.
  • Interest and passion for inclusive design and solving the needs of people in emerging markets
  • Experience collaborating effectively with cross-functional teams including UX, Product Management, Engineering, Operations, and/or Marketing stakeholders.
  • Comfort with ambiguity, pivots, and experimentation with a drive to create clarity and structure
  • Ability to manage time and tasks and collaborate effectively even with remote teammates
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

UX Engineer Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience in designing and building for people in emerging markets, or a field that addresses marginalized communities or characteristics (i.e. accessibility, low literacy, low income)
  • Experience working on product development from idea to launch with a deep understanding of UX design and research processes and how UX engineering applies at different stages
  • Strong at applying systems thinking in prototyping complex UI solutions
  • Highly capable in participating and leading design and implementation decision making
  • Thrive in ambiguity, able to chart a path through uncertain situations
  • Track record of key contributions to innovative, successful products

 

The hourly pay range for this position is $100.00 to $135.00/hr (dependent on factors including but not limited to client requirements, experience, statutory considerations, and location). Benefits available to full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401k and commuter benefits.

*Note: Disclosure as required by the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (CO), NYC Pay Transparency Law, and sb5761 (WA).

To apply for this job please visit synergishr.workllama.com.

About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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